Jupiter now has 69 moons…

Posted June 12, 2017 10:36 pm by Editor

Jupiter now has 69 moons…

The planet Jupiter is a beast: Three-hundred-and-seventeen times the mass of the Earth, mostly made of metallic hydrogen, and at the center of an astonishing collective of orbiting natural bodies. In fact, Jupiter’s satellites form a shrunken version of a full planetary system: from the tightly bound larger Galilean moons to the remarkable array of smaller moonlets that encircle this world out to more than 30 million kilometers…

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